Historical Events In 1889
Friday, 16 November 2018
Feb 03 On this day in history belle Starr, US female gangster, murdered at 40
Feb 03 On this day in history carl Theodor Dreyer, Danish director (Passion of Jeanne d'arc)
Feb 04 In the year 1889 walter Catlett, SF CA, actor (Front Page, Tale of 2 Cities)
Feb 05 Elias Henry "Patsy" Hendren, cricketer (prolific England bat of 20's) in the year 1889.
Feb 06 In the year 1889 karel Wellens, Flemish painter
Feb 07 Astronomical Society of Pacific holds 1st meeting in SF on this day in history.
Feb 07 On this day in history astronomical Society of Pacific holds first meeting in San Francisco
Feb 08 Flood ravages Dutch coast on this day in history.
Feb 09 The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) is established as a Cabinet-level agency on this day in history.
Feb 10 In the year 1889 howard Spring, British author/novelist/writer/critic (O Absalom)
Feb 11 On this day in history john Mills, dancer (Mills Brothers)
Feb 11 In the year 1889 meiji constitution of Japan adopted; 1st Diet convenes in 1890
Feb 11 On this day in history the first Japanese written Constitution, handed by the Meiji emperor to his prime minister, Count Kuroda
Feb 12 On this day in history andrew Greenwood, cricketer (batted in Eng's 1st 2 Tests 1877), dies
Feb 12 On this day in history caesar Francks Symphony in D, premieres
Feb 14 1st train load of fruit (oranges) leaves LA for east in the year 1889.
Feb 14 First trainload of fruit (oranges) leaves Los Angeles for the east on this day in history.
Feb 17 H[aroldson] L Hunt, Texas oil multi-millionaire on this day in history.
Feb 18 On this day in history sybold van Ravesteyn, architect (Blijdorp, CS Rotterdam, Utrecht)
Feb 19 Jose Eustasio Rivera, Colombia, poet/novelist (Vortex) on this day in history.
Feb 20 In the year 1889 levko Mykolayevich Revutsky, composer
Feb 21 Felix Aylmer, actor (Anastasia, Hamlet, Iron Duke, Macbeth, St Joan) on this day in history.
Feb 22 Dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to the union in the year 1889.
Feb 22 On this day in history dakotas, Montana & Washington admitted to union
Feb 22 Robin G Collingwood, English philosopher (Roman Britain) on this day in history.
Feb 22 In the year 1889 u.S. President Grover Cleveland signs a bill to admit North and South Dakota, Montana and Washington (state) to the Union.
Feb 23 On this day in history cyril Delevanti, England, actor (Lucius-Jefferson Davis, Black Eye)
Feb 28 Victor Sutherland, Paducah KY, actor (Captive City) on this day in history.
Mar 02 Kansas passes 1st US antitrust in the year 1889.
Mar 02 In the year 1889 kansas passes first US antitrust
Mar 03 In the year 1889 edward Sydney Smith, composer, dies at 49
Mar 03 In the year 1889 fritz Behrend, composer
Mar 04 In the year 1889 benjamin Harrison inaugurated as 23rd President
Mar 04 On this day in history pearl White, [Victoria], US actress/stunt woman (Perils of Pauline)